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Very nice Mosque..it is the second most ancient mosque in north africa after Kairouan grand mosque..

Reviewed 27 March 2018
Walid E
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but it looked very beautiful from outside. If you get in the Ribat and climb the tower, 74 steps... read more

Reviewed 5 March 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Spent a few hours looking around the outside of the mosque. Could see inside but not allowed to go inside. Architecture was beautifal.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank davidlF7959XD
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We visited this historic Grand mosque in Sousse which is almost 1000 years old. The architecture of the mosque is really unique.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 1 October 2018 via mobile

you have the opportunity to see the great mosque when making the classic trip in the desert ... the access is not guaranteed but you can look inside from the roof of a souvenir shop with which the guide has an opportunity contract and you...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Alexandru J
Reviewed 6 August 2018

I was very impressed with the natural beauty and architecture of the mosque. Impressive collection of Roman column caps.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank TimArizonaUSA
Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

Good trip very peaceful and calm Had a look around and prayed , lovely people looking after it . If you are not Muslim you are still welcome to visit at 10 mainly because you get to have an interpreter and good look around and...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed 10 June 2018

it was my firist time i visit sousse so ilike so much special this arabic mosque very nice ang big very clean and so old

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank victoria13315
Reviewed 27 March 2018 via mobile

Very nice Mosque..it is the second most ancient mosque in north africa after Kairouan grand mosque..

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Walid E
Reviewed 5 March 2018

but it looked very beautiful from outside. If you get in the Ribat and climb the tower, 74 steps will rewards you with a nice view of the Mosque. See my pictures.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Aqua_Uomo
Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

Very beautiful mosque the inside was huge and beautiful too. Nice recitation as well. I bought a magnet from one of the souvenir shops with the mosque picture in front.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank SKOfficial
Reviewed 7 February 2018

We were excited to visit the Grande Mosque, but disappointed to discover that you can actually only visit the courtyard. No entering into the prayer area which is where all the beautiful architecture is . As such there's not much to see and the visit...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank piggy_in_paris
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sandrawalsh1955
2 July 2018|
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Response from 333hediaa | Reviewed this property |
The last prayer is 9.40 , but if you planning to visit it’s better after lunch time there is two entrances one for men one for women. You are required to take shoes off as people pray inside . Most people speak English and... More
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Parveen N
10 April 2018|
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Response from Walid E | Reviewed this property |
Yes she can but in the women praying area...
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